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2 August 2007
The Flag Institute The Flag Institute is the United Kingdom’s vexillological organisation and the largest membership-based flag organisation in the world
1 July 2007
July's item of the month is William Faden’s North American Atlas, published in 1777. Caird library ref: PBD8188
14 June 2007
Display dates: 2 April–20 August 2007 (extended from 14 June)Location: E-library April 2007 marks the 25th anniversary of the beginning of the Falklands Conflict fought...
1 June 2007
In his writing Jules Verne attempted to ‘outline all the geographical, geological, physical and astronomical knowledge amassed by modern science’. His most famous works,...
1 May 2007
British Library Direct is a new (well, newish!) service offered by the British Library. It's a secure electronic delivery service for journal articles, and contains the past...